2010: Forecast Past & Present

2010: Forecast Past & Present Here is our latest Economic Forecasts.  Check out Jonathan’s thoughts by listening to the whole program or by clicking on a specific topic and listening for a couple minutes. Jonathan records these ever 3 months.  They get...

Weekly Commentary January 25, 2010

The Markets Sometimes earnings move the markets. Sometimes politics does the trick. Last week, both were in play and the result was not pretty. On the earnings front, some high-profile companies such as Google, American Express, and Advanced Micro Devices reported...

Weekly Commentary January 19, 2010

The Markets Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker was back in the news last week as he warned that the financial system needs broad reform or else we run the risk of another financial crisis. You may remember Volcker as the cigar-chomping Fed Chairman from 1979...

Weekly Commentary January 11, 2010

The Markets So far, so good. The S&P 500 index rose every day last week and finished with a 2.7% gain. This gain came despite a disappointing jobs report, which showed another 85,000 jobs were lost in December. A survey from MarketWatch expected a gain of 15,000...

Weekly Commentary January 4, 2010

The Markets It seems hard to believe that it was 10 years ago that we entered the new millennium. The world has certainly changed over that time. The last decade began with the twin shocks of the unwinding of the tech stock bubble and the terrorist attacks on 9/11....